Kristi Nixon

06/28/2016 - 1:07pm
HAMPTON – A good hitting session before Friday’s North Central Conference game against Iowa Falls-Alden did the trick for the Hampton-Dumont softball team. The Bulldogs went for 16 hits – 12 against starter Ashley Bicknese – and hit one home run off of Bicknese and another off of Lindsay Aldinger, who came on in the third after H-D had commanded an 8-1 lead in an eventual...
06/21/2016 - 11:32am
LATIMER – CAL’s softball team swapped 9-7 scores with Riceville in a doubleheader at Latimer’s softball park on Wednesday, June 15. The Cadets claimed the opener, a continuation of a game halted by rain and lightning earlier this season as the Wildcats came back to take the second game by the same score. It was a bizarre end to...
06/21/2016 - 11:21am
SHEFFIELD – Rylan Fleshner looked upon Garner-Hayfield-Ventura reliever Dane Whipple as, frankly, a relief. The West Fork junior shortstop was 0-for-3 against starter Colton Schroeder and was looking for something to drive with his team down a run in the bottom of the seventh with one out. He had two teammates on base looking to win it all...
06/14/2016 - 10:19am
SHEFFIELD – Saying that West Fork’s baseball team played well in all areas of the game during its Saturday home tournament is an understatement. The Warhawks ran their record to 8-1 with a 12-2 opener over AGWSR in six innings and then closed out the literally steaming-hot day with an 18-0 drubbing of Belmond-Klemme in four. “...
06/14/2016 - 10:15am
SHEFFIELD – After getting rained out the day before, West Fork coach Lance Thompson wanted to be sure he got this non-conference baseball tilt in, so he chose to play varsity first against Clarksville in an eventual 11-1, five-inning win for his team. The early start benefited the Indians at first, who are used to opening with varsity...
06/14/2016 - 10:09am
SHEFFIELD – West Fork’s Lexi Jones was blissfully unaware that her team’s opponent was ranked in Class 3A on Tuesday, June 7. She proceeded to hit 4-for-5 against Iowa Falls-Alden, who fell from No. 10 to No. 14 in the second rankings that came out June 3, and finished a triple shy of the cycle as the Warhawks pounded both the...
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